March 17, 2011
Maruyama U.S. Recalls Backpack Blowers and Mister Dusters Due to Fire Hazard
In cooperation with the U.S. Consumer Product Safety Commission and Health Canada, Maruyama U.S. Inc., of Denton, Texas, is voluntarily recalling about 18,000 (in the United States) and 750 (in Canada), gasoline-powered backpack blowers and mister dusters. The gasoline tank can split and leak fuel, posing a fire hazard to consumers.